Ábhair Shaincheisteanna Tráthúla - Topical Issue Matters

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 27A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Marian Harkin - to discuss the issue of the siting of wind farms on mountainsides, especially in peaty soil; (2) Deputy Joe McHugh - to discuss what preparation has been undertaken to ensure the mica scheme is ready for immediate implementation once it is announced; (3) Deputy Jennifer Murnane O'Connor - to discuss when primary care services and a primary care facility will be established in Tullow, County Carlow; and (4) Deputies Patricia Ryan and Brian Stanley - to discuss the need for insulin pump services in the adult diabetic clinic at Portlaoise hospital.

The matters raised are selected for discussion.